About This Course
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a slewing mobile crane with a maximum rated capacity (MRC) over 100 tonnes, in accordance with all relevant legislative responsibilities.
Slewing mobile crane means a mobile crane incorporating a boom or jib that can be slewed, but does not include:
- a front-end loader or
- a backhoe or
- an excavator or
- other earth moving equipment, when configured for crane operation.
This unit requires a person operating a slewing mobile crane with an MRC over 100 tonnes to:
- plan for the work/task
- prepare for the work/task
- perform work/task
- pack up
Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit of competency. This unit is based on the
licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and meets Commonwealth, State and Territory HRWL requirements.
The National Assessment Instrument (NAI) is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit.
Units of Competency details
TLILIC0015 – Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (over 100 Tonnes)
LIC – Licensing Units
Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a High Risk Work Licence (HRWL) to operate this plant. for information to obtain a High Risk Work License click here.
Upon successful completion, learners will be issued with a Statement of Attainment and one of the following two depending on the state regulations.
- Assessment summary (AS1) or;
- Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA)
Learners are required to submit one or more of the following forms: AS1, NSA , Statement of Attainment, and/or relevant application documents to obtain a High Risk Work License (HRWL).
For guidelines to apply for a High Risk Work License (HRWL) please see below.
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Discounts for multiple course bookings and company group bookings, please contact us for a free quote.
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Total duration for this course is 40 hours (5 days) as follows for both skilled and non-skilled operators.
The course duration is 40 hours (including 34 hours of training):
- 16 hours of supervised theory instruction
- 18 hours of supervised practical instruction (simulated workplace)
- 4 hours theory assessment (including calculations)
- 2 hours of practical assessment
All learners enrolling in this course must demonstrate a sound level of language literacy and numeracy, Learners that do not achieve a sound result may still be enrolled in the course. These learners will be provided with additional support to be negotiated with their training and detailed in their enrolment form.
- All learners are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) If this is not available please contact us.
- Before an assessment can take place, the Accredited Assessor is required to sight three matching original evidence of learner identity (EOI) documents.
- Minimum 18 years of age (Workplace Health and Safety requirement)
- A person undertaking this unit must hold:
- A current National HRWL to perform dogging or a current certification for a specific VET course for HRWL to perform dogging that has been issued by, or on behalf of a WHS Regulators
- A current National HRWL to operate a Slewing Mobile crane (up to 60 Tonnes), and current industry experience operating a slewing mobile crane of greater than 20t and up to 60t competently for at least 2 years.
As a minimum, students participating are required to wear appropriate PPE, including;
- Steel Cap boots
- High Vis Shirt (no singlets will be permitted)
- Hard Hat
- Safety Glasses
Any other company/site-specific guidelines must be followed in accordance with CGA minimum standards.
All course material will be provided by CGA
No administration fee is applicable.
No additional fees are applicable.
Recognition of Prior
Recognition of Prior Learning is offered to all participants in accordance with the Connection Group Australia Recognition Process.
- a current National HRWL to perform dogging or a certification for a specific VET course for HRWL to perform dogging
- a current National HRWL to operate a Slewing Mobile crane (up to 60 Tonnes), and current industry experience operating a slewing mobile crane of greater than 20t and up to 60t competently for at least 2 years.
Learners completing this course will be qualified to operate a slewing mobile crane (over 100 tonnes) to carry out work that requires a high risk work licence. They may take up roles in the general construction industry that require work to be carried using various a slewing mobile crane (over 100 tonnes) under licenced conditions.
Where the packaging rules allow, learners may be able to use the Statement of Attainment issued upon completion of this course as credit toward a full qualifications from the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package.
Learners successfully completing this course are eligible to apply to the applicable regulatory body for a high risk work licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (over 100 tonnes) .